Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Cheatham - Davidson County Line



Marker ID: THC 3A 2
Location:
County: Cheatham
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Cheatham County
Established 1856; named in honor of

Edward S. Cheatham.


Speaker of the Senate, Tennessee Legislature, 1855-1861

Davidson County
Established 1783; named in honor of

Brig. Gen. William Lee Davidson


of North Carolina. Distinguished officer in the Revolutionary War. Served with the Army at Valley Forge. Killed in action at Cowan's Ford, North Carolina, 1781.


Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.